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Fairy Knowe Hotel

Dumbleton Road | PO Box 28, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Ranked #6 of 8 Hotels in Wilderness
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, SA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came here for a long weekend away for some rest and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The rooms and bathrooms in the hotel is very old fashioned but it is clean and the bedding is nice.Our room faced the river and sitting on the balcony in the morning, sipping a cup of coffee while watching the sun come up is... More

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Durbanville
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is a lovely old hotel which we appreciate. However, when we arrived, their was a strong smell of cigarettes in the bedroom. On opening the door to the patio, an ashtray full of cigarette butts was still on the table. The ceilings have mould on them, this would take literally .30 min. to wash off. Simple quick fixes. Other... More

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Brackenfell, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a pleasant stay. Awesome location - peace and quiet. Food excellent. Service needs attention. Waiting on bedding and cups in room on arrival. At time no personnel at front desk. We will definitely be back.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

hi, i would love to go back their, after driving 6hours to get there. they made my stay worth every minute on the road. the people are not only friendly but extremely helpful, the food was amazing, my kids had a ball of a time.

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Port Elizabeth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It was wonderful beautiful surrouindings. Canoe trips lovely pool and truly helpful staff all around. The extras available from eden adventure has made us book for another weekend already. See you in 2 weeks again,

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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Old hotel. If one expects to find all the mod cons, then don,t go there. If however, one is looking for good ,clean rustic and comfortable accomodation then this is the place to go to. Service and in particular, the breakfast was very good.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable, family-style hotel. Breakfast was very good both mornings. Sad though, that there was no soap in bathroom. Also no directory guide in room, so just had to guess that #9 would get through to reception. The tv remote was not working, and the door to our balcony could not open. However, this was taken care of. I think a... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was great! Excellent Value for money with Daddy Deal. Super friendly, helpful staff, amazing buffet breakfast. Needs a bit of TLC,the location is SUPERB, a little more attention to detail needed!!!

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Port Elizabeth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was ok however walls need to be looked at as there was dampness and then also very dark in the room just before sunset. Suggestion bigger windows to allow more light in and maybe some seating area. Breakfast was good the first day however on the second day some of the sausages was off tasted very sour. Cutlery should... More

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were disappointed to see how the hotel has gone down since we last visited 15 years ago. Breakfast not nice, but the location and friendliness of front desk staff was amazing. Noticed that the last time we visited, there was a full time chef in the dining hall and the food was amazing. Now that is gone - and... More

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Address: Dumbleton Road | PO Box 28, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
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Number of rooms: 42
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